Discussion Archive: July 2005

16 Jul 2005 - 10:01am
Dan Saffer

Sony CS Lab Demos New Interaction Style

Check out this demo from Jun Rekimoto at the Sony Computer Science
Laboratories in Tokyo. Very conceptual physical user interface
research. Very cool.


Dan Saffer
Sr. Interaction Designer, Adaptive Path

16 Jul 2005 - 5:55am
11 years ago
1 reply
kirsten.mann at...

Examples of The Nine Pillars of Successful Web Teams being implemented

Hi all

I'm interested in hearing from any list members who have either personally
implemented, or worked for organisations that have implemented, the "9
pillars model" outlined by Jesse James Garret (

We're looking at transitioning a large, currently silo-arranged, team to
such a framework and thought it would be great to be able to show some case
studies that highlighted how other teams have gone about this.

I believe the delivera

15 Jul 2005 - 9:46pm
Jared M. Spool

Visiting a Bay and a Sound

[ Sorry if you get more than one of these -- Jared]


I'm doing a little traveling to the west coast and giving a couple of

I'll be in the San Francisco Bay area on Wednesday, July 20, giving my
presentation "The Confidence Game" at the Silicon Valley Web Guild meeting.
( http://www.webguild.org )

I'll be speaking at the Puget Sound SIGCHI Chapter Meeting in Seattle on
Thursday, July 21, along with Ben Shneiderman in a presentation called
"Usability 2.0".

15 Jul 2005 - 10:12am

Holistic product process encompassing design

I am in the midst of developing a product process for
my organization.

15 Jul 2005 - 4:07am
11 years ago
1 reply
lopez_r6 at tsm.es

Books on how to build taxonomies

Does anybody know about a book on taxonomies?

I'm interested in building useful menus for web sites

I prefer dead tree format since I commute quite a lot
every day.

Rafa López Callejón
Dirección de Comunicación
e mail: lopez_r6 at tsm.es
Tel :+34 680 01 86 79

14 Jul 2005 - 3:57pm
11 years ago
2 replies
Ulaszek, Jason

Email Newsletter Tools and Development Processes

Another team my group works with is responsible for distributing a
newsletter each month. However, the individuals distributing it are not
UX folks by any means, nor have the technical skill set for editing
HTML. I am curious if anyone has seen any tools provide successful
support in this area. Does anyone have a recommendation for the
development of HTML email newsletters? Are there applications that are
recommended for the development of them and/or processes that anyone has
seen success with?

14 Jul 2005 - 3:45pm
Dave Malouf

ADMIN: Job Posting Requirements

It seems that it is necessary to remind everyone of our Job Posting
requirements (before non-Admins start doing it for me).

The link to all our requirements is at http://listguide.ixdg.org/

I'm copying here the Job Posting guidelines below.

Thank you for posting jobs ...

14 Jul 2005 - 2:55pm
Jamie Divine

UI Architect / Interaction Designer

UI Architect / Interaction Designer

Position Description:

ArcSight is looking for a UI Architect / Interaction Designer to take our
award-winning products to the next level.

14 Jul 2005 - 2:31pm

Job Opportunity: Contract Interaction Designer (Motorola), Plantation, Florida

Motorola is seeking an Interaction Designer for its iDEN division in
Plantation, Florida.
This is a  long term engagement for a specific product with the
potential for extension for the right candidate. You will work closely
with the fun and creative  web development team,  business groups and
business analysts to understand product requirements and implement
design methodology to include: personas, wireframes, site maps.

14 Jul 2005 - 1:36pm
11 years ago
2 replies
Landers, Brian ...

Interaction Design Positions at Sprint

Sprint PCS is aggressively seeking out talented, innovative and
technically savvy user interface designers to join the User Experience
Design Team within Sprint.

The Group
* We call ourselves User Experience Design.
* We are the A-Team that designs products and services for Sprint
and we report directly to the Chief Development Officer.
* We work at the Sprint Campus headquarters in Overland Park, KS.
* We are a diverse team of interaction designers, researchers,
and usability engineers with a variety of education and experience.
* We affect the way over 17 million people communicate every d